Local business listing affects your search engine ranking also people are increasingly using their mobile devices to search close by business. There are websites that are very important to use if you want to be visible in local search like google, Bing and Yelp. but if you haven’t set up profiles/pages on these sites then you’re going to miss traffic and sales.
With the new Bing Places for Business claiming and verifying your business on Bing is quick and easy. Lets us talk about importance of Bing Places for Business which has replaced the Bing Business Portal.
- Bing is default search engine on Window smartphones. Windows Mobile become the third most popular mobile operating system. Listing business on Bing Places means that it will be visible on the Windows Mobile mapping app, as well as in the Web browser search.
- Bing is the default search engine for desktop and tablet versions of Windows 8 and 10.After the launch of Windows 8.1, Bing has become more popular as it now being part of the Windows 8.1 integrated search feature.
- Bing has features which allow you to create coupons and group discounts. You can associate these with your business listing or you can publish them on other online marketing resources, such as social media.
- It the the second largest search engine after google.